Milan Knizak


Geboren am 19.4.1940 in Pilsen, CSSR.

Studien

Base school - Marienbad
High school - Plané bei Marienbad
Art school - Pedagogic Uni Prague (Thrown out)
Preliminary Art school Prague (Thrown out)
Art Academy Prague (Thrown out)
Charles Uni
Mathematic Fakulty Prague (Left)
Music school Marienbad, Prague
(piano, thrompet, guitar)
6years, 2 years, 1 year

Reisen

Austria, Germany, USA, France, Italy, Belgium, Holland, Poland Switzerland, Australia, Hungary,...

Preise und Auszeichnungen

DAAD grant - got it 1974-was 1979-80, West Berlin
Kolar's price 1977, CSSR
Worpswede, Barkenhoff grant-1982-3, West Germany
"Überwindung der Mauer durch Bemalung der Mauer"
(4th prize), 1984, West Berlin
Schloss Bleckede grant, 1985, West Germany
Design Werkstatt grant - West Berlin 1988
Altes Schulhaus grant by Harlekin, Preuschen, 1989
Grantz Academy Schloss Solitude, West Germany, 1991

Lehraufträge

University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY., USA 1969 - lectures
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA., USA 1969 - lectures
Professor at International Summer academy, Salzburg, Austria 1987 and 1990
Professor and president Academy of fine arts in Prague, CSSR 1990
Summeracademy Berlin, Germany 1991
Vitra Museum Sorkshop, Weil am Rhein, Germany 1991

Derzeit ist Milan Knizak Leiter der Nationalgalerie in Prag.


Sendungen im Kunstradio:

8.11.1990: "BOSSANOVASUITE"
19. 5. 1994: "7-sätzige Kantatensonate"



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